Yoga Teacher Training

Yoga Teacher Training

Since 2009 we are providing worldwide accredited intensive yoga teacher training courses at our yoga ashrams in India and Europe (The Netherlands). During our training you will learn the authentic knowledge of yoga directly from the expert Indian teachers, who create a bridge between the traditional and a modern scientific approach.  Whether your goal is to teach yoga professionally or to simply deepen your practice, our teacher training will give you a strong foundation and prepare you for your yogic journey. Our mission is to provide authentic knowledge of yoga in a non-sectarian way while giving each individual personal attention, space to learn and grow and understand their own limits and strengths.

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200 hour Hatha Yoga teacher training

The 200 hour Yoga Alliance accredited Hatha Yoga teacher training creates the important foundation  for you to start your journey as a yoga teacher. In this course you will learn all the necessary skills to start teaching yoga professionally. This foundational course will help you to understand the principles of teaching yoga, how to instruct, adjust and correct, modify and structure a comprehensive class. You will get 60 hours of hands-on teaching practice under direct supervision of our teachers. This unique aspect of our courses will give you confidence to start teaching yoga right away.  Therefore our 200 hour Hatha Yoga certification course is ideal for aspiring teachers as well as for anyone who want to have a good foundation in yoga and deepen their own practice.

Our residential 200 hour course covers an extensive yoga teacher training curriculum with all the aspects of classical Hatha Yoga included, such as 170 Hatha Yoga asanas, proper alignments, unique and very detailed correction techniques, as well as personal modifications and counter indications of each asana in detail.

We teach these intensive four week residential 200 hour Hatha Yoga teacher training courses at our traditional Yoga ashram in India and at our Yoga ashram in the Netherlands, Europe.

After completing this course you will receive a 200 hour yoga teacher training certification which is recognized by Yoga Alliance, International Yoga Federation, International Yoga Association, CRKBO and most of the Yoga associations / societies worldwide.

Join our Yoga teacher training in India or Yoga teacher training in Europe.

300 hour Advanced Yoga teacher training

For graduates of any  200 hour training we offer 300 hour advance yoga teacher training. This multi-style training helps you to take your own practice to the next level and develop advanced teaching skills. After this training you will  be able to teach Yin Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga, Advanced Hatha Yoga and meditation to your students. This four week intensive program also covers advance pranayama & in-depth sequencing. After completion of this 300 hour teacher training, you can register as an 500 hour yoga teacher with local as well as international yoga teacher associations, like Yoga Alliance, International Yoga Federation and many more. Read more about our 300 hour yoga teacher training 

50 hour Yin yoga teacher training


Our six days Yin Yoga teacher training follows the system of Paul Grilley. In this course you will learn the fundamentals of teaching Yin Yoga. In order to understand the postures and their variations and modification, you will learn the concepts of the various skeletal segments, the different muscle groups and the importance of the pose specific target areas. The 50 hours Yin Yoga teacher training course is a perfect fit for yoga teachers who want to start teaching Yin Yoga, as the course also provides daily hands-on teaching practice, to understand the methods and structures for effective teaching.

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50 hour Vinyasa Yoga teacher training

Our 50 hour Vinyasa Yoga teacher training course is especially designed for people who want to expand their knowledge and teaching skills to include Vinyasa Yoga. This one week, 50 hour Vinyasa Yoga teacher certification course is suitable for practitioners from all levels. Vinyasa Yoga (sometimes also called Power Vinyasa) is physically challenging and you will often need to adapt and modify certain elements of the class to make it more accessible to your students. During this week-long intensive course you will learn how to adapt the class to a more Easy Vinyasa Flow level and how to offer even more individual modifications whenever necessary.

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50 hour Advance Hatha Yoga teacher training

Our 50 hour Advance Hatha Yoga Teacher Training course for yoga teachers is an advanced course to expand the information and skills learned during your foundational 200 hour yoga teacher training course. In this course you will practice and learn to teach advanced  yoga asanas and pranayamas. Our 50 hour Advance Hatha Yoga teacher training course is available for Arhanta Yoga graduates as well as graduates from different schools and traditions.

Learn more about our Advance Hatha Yoga Teacher Training

General Information

Criteria for admission

Our yoga teacher training courses are open to all yoga seekers without age limit. We accept students from all backgrounds and levels, who meet the following criteria:

  • You should be able to follow and understand the basic English language as the course is entirely conducted in basic English. However it is not a problem if English is not your first or second language.
  • You should be physically and mentally well to follow the long days of training.
  • You should be mentally ready and prepared to quickly adapt to the ashram environment, food and the intensive schedule.
  • We do accept pregnant women but based on individual assessment, for more information, please feel free to contact us.

Please note that our Yoga teacher training course is not for the people who are looking for a relaxing or rejuvenating yoga experience. To them we suggest to enroll for our Yoga vacation or Yoga retreat programs.

Internationally accredited certifications

All of our courses are accredited internationally, which means after completing the course you can teach yoga worlwide. After finishing the course you will receive a Yoga Alliance, International Yoga Federation, CRKBO and International Yoga Association accredited  Yoga Teacher Certification.


Post course support

We understand that you will have many practical questions once you start your practice or your yoga studio after the Hatha Yoga teacher training course. Keeping this in mind we provide you with continual support and advise for your career as a yoga teacher even after the yoga training course. You will be assigned a mentor with whom you can be in contact and seek guidance. As an Arhanta Yoga Teacher you will also get a complementary membership to the Arhanta Yoga Teachers Register.

Course Calendar

For all scheduled dates, please visit Yoga teacher training dates.

How to Sign Up

Please note that our courses fill up well in advance, please apply in time to secure your seat.

To register please download the relevant Application form, fill out and send the application form by email to [email protected]

Student Reviews

Hatha yoga certification India Natasha

“I really enjoyed my time here, this 200 hour yoga teacher training course was amazing. The teachers are all so knowledgeable and patient. You can tell they genuinely love to teach and have an extensive knowledge of yoga and philosophy. The teachers are  very approachable and caring. They go above and beyond for every student. The time here has been intense but I have enjoyed the entire experience. I have grown as a person and I feel ready and confident to teach yoga.” Natasha, England


yoga certification course India Martine

“Coming to Arhanta was a unique experience. I’ve learned so much in so little time. It was hard, it was beautiful, it was terrifying, and I wouldn’t have wanted to miss it. With the guidance of the teachers, you can do so much more than you have ever imagined. All the teachers were great, inspiring, very competent. The ashram is so beautiful, very clean and peaceful. If anyone wants to become a yoga teacher, definitely this is the place to be. Thanks to the whole staff, I will never forget this.” Martine, Belgium


Hatha yoga teacher training India Kai

“This 200 hour yoga instructor training course was a challenging experience for me. Thanks to its intensity and complexity my personal learning and development curve have been increased significantly in only one month. The teachers provide a perfect balance of professionalism and humor which helps to stay motivated.” Kai, Germany



yoga certification India Ilona

“I enjoyed the flow of this yoga teacher training very much! Day by day you feel more experience growing and step by step your confidence grows with it. The staff helps you out in every way they can, always feel free to ask! My purpose was to feel ready and confident to teach back home. Thanks to Arhanta I feel this way!” Ilona, The Netherlands



Hatha yoga training India Rodger

“A very professional and complete discourse. Loads of practical information about yoga and everything that is involved. Giving you the right tools to start on your own. A very confident and steady base. Great location, good nutritious food, clean and comfortable environment. Friendly and knowledgeable staff. I loved the whole discourse. Sometimes hard, and lots of information to take. But I know I will get there. I will remember it with warmth in my heart.” Rodger, The Netherlands


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